Rubin Kazan vs Lokomotiv Moscow Predictions and Match Preview

Rubin Kazan vs Lokomotiv Moscow Russian Premier League Predictions by LeagueLane

Rubin Kazan vs Lokomotiv Moscow
Russia – Premier League
Date: Sunday, 11th November 2018
Kick-off at 13.30 UK/ 14.30 CET
Venue: Kazan Arena, Kazan.

The eighth-placed team in the Russian Premier League, Rubin Kazan, hosts the second to the best side in the competition, Lokomotiv Moscow, at the Kazan Arena, this Sunday, in the 14th round of fixtures.

Kazan will be disappointed to have lost an away game against FC Orenburg last week. Both teams are similarly placed in the league table. The scores were level until the halftime. But a second-half penalty awarded for the home team completely changed the situation. Sutormin converted the kick, and the scoreline held until the final whistle.

Lokomotiv Moscow, doing justice to their position in the Russian Premier League table, put on an impressive display, at home, against Arsenal Tula. The hosts got on the scoresheet first. But the equalizer goal came before soon. And it seemed the match might end in a draw. But two goals in the space of three minutes, late into the second half, changed the game. The match ended with a 3-1 scoreline.

Rubin Kazan vs Lokomotiv Moscow Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The team from Moscow won the last game played between the teams. They also kept a clean sheet in the game.
  • Kazan lost their last game and couldn’t score a goal past the opposing backline.
  • Moscow has won three of their last four ties.
  • Kazan is winless in three of their last seven home games.
  • Lokomotiv has lost just one of their last four matches on the road.

Rubin Kazan vs Lokomotiv Moscow Prediction

The hosts come into the game as favorites. They won the last head-to-head tie. The team also managed to keep a clean sheet in the process.

Kazan dropped their level in the last week and lost a game which they were supposed to win. Whereas Lokomotiv Moscow is on high spirits after orchestrating a comeback win against Arsenal Tula.

The visitors occupy the second position on the table, and they will surely show their quality on the pitch. They will survive the match without a loss.

Four of last five games including Kazan saw only one or none of the teams getting on the scoresheet. They have managed to score just a combined three goals in their last five matches.

Rubin Kazan vs Lokomotiv Moscow Betting Tips

  • Lokomotiv Moscow: Draw No Bet @ 1.80 (4/5)
  • Both Teams to Score: NO @ 1.65 (7/11).